Shares of News Corp Cl A
rallied 1.56% to $24.06 Thursday, on what proved to be an all-around favorable trading session for the stock market, with the S&P 500 Index
rising 1.71% to 4,438.26 and the Dow Jones Industrial Average
rising 1.56% to 34,912.56. The stock's rise snapped a three-day losing streak. News Corp Cl A closed $3.91 below its 52-week high ($27.97), which the company achieved on May 10th.
The stock demonstrated a mixed performance when compared to some of its competitors Thursday, as Thomson Reuters Corp.
rose 1.07% to $117.00, RELX PLC ADR
rose 1.52% to $30.12, and New York Times Co. Cl A
rose 2.53% to $54.33. Trading volume (2.1 M) remained 373,238 below its 50-day average volume of 2.5 M.